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Business and Marketing Education, M.S.Ed.

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) Accredited

Enrollment in all teacher education programs follows the guidelines for "Admission to Teacher Education Programs" found in the catalog. Applicants who do not yet meet all admissions criteria should consult with the department.

The business and marketing education program is designed to develop, extend, and enhance the professional competencies of business and marketing education teachers. Completion of the program provides a master of science in education degree and satisfies the requirements for eligibility to apply for permanent/professional certification to teach business and marketing in New York State.

1. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum
cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale).

Required Professional Courses 18 cr
BME 600 Principles of Business and Marketing Education
BME 601 Research Seminar
SPF 689 Methods and Techniques of Educational Research
BME 602 Curriculum Development and Planning in Business and Marketing Education
BME 604 Improving Instruction in Business and Marketing
BME 605/SPF 611 Evaluation in Business and Marketing Education
CTE 690 or SPF 690 Master’s Project

Elective Courses 15 cr
Courses by advisement that are appropriate in terms of the career goals of the student

Total Required Credit Hours 33 credits

All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise indicated.

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